The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) has broken the silence after a military box's hope to bring home a medal in the Olympics ended in a loss. Kenya's hit squad captain Nick Okoth’s hopes for an Olympic medal fell off after a tight loss to Mongolian Erdenebat Tsendbaatar in their round of 32 featherweight duel in Tokyo on Saturday afternoon.
Senator Aaron Cheruiyot. The country is eagerly waiting for 2022 general elections to the extent that, many people have been brained washed to worship, sing and bow for political leaders. President Uhuru Kenyatta has been struggling to fight covid-19 pandemic, achieve big four agenda and at the same time ensure Kenyans are united.
Kenya's hopes for gold in the Olympics were dashed when featherweight and Captain of the Kenyan team Nicholas Okoth Okong'o lost out in the preliminary knockout stage to Myanmar's Erdenebai Tsendbaatar. Okoth was Kenya's best bet for glory having impressively beaten Semedo Wilson Carlos from Cape Verde to advance to the Olympics.
With a menacing nickname like “Commander” which gives the impression of a lethal and dangerous fighter, Nick ‘Commander’ Okoth left Kenya for Tokyo about a week ago talking a good game. With his confidence at a record high, he promised Kenyans that when he lands in Tokyo, he would punish his opponents by giving them a beating like they had never before witnessed in their entire lives.
A competition dictates who to exit and who to continue. Kenyan professional boxer and representative of team Kenya has been kicked out of the competition after loosing to a Mongolian side boxer. The 3:2 award by the judges was in favor of the Mongolian who redeemed himself in the third round to overcome Nick who had shown a nice play from the beginning.
Former ailing boxer Conjestina Achieng's Son Charltone Otieno.Has Opened and shared the Struggles of Being Boxer's Child. He revealed the plight of being the celebrity's only son and how he has picked up on the love for boxing from his mom. Charltone also revealed her mums health condition,which he stated that is still deteriorating and and currently the mother is under the care of the grandmother.
They say having knock out power is something you either have or don't have but with practice and correct technique, anybody can land a fight stopping blow.In MMA, behind ear strikes are generally allowed. Striking behind the ear is one of the most effective areas to contact when going for a knock out.Striking behind the ears destroys balance and equilibrium resulting in a knockdown or knockout and permanent damage.Permanent damage here means there would be hearing damage,balance issues,nerve damage issues and memory lapse.
Losing can be frustrating, especially when you took many years to prepare for an event but the results turn out to be far from what you expected. This was the case for one Youness Baalla, a Moroccan boxer who was facing New Zealand's David Nyika, in a bout for qualification into the Round of 16 in the Olympic boxing competition.
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Photo Courtesy Euro 2020 is still ongoing and football fans are still supporting their teams. Less than ten days have remained for the tournament to come to an end. Many were surprised after strong teams like France, Germany and Portugal were being eliminated into the tournament at the round of 16.
One of the richest senators in the world is also regarded as one the greatest professional boxers of all time. Emmanuel Dapidran born on 17 December 1978 and popularly known as Manny Pacquiao or the Pacman has been a senator in Philippines since the year 2016.He is the only eight division world champion in the history of boxing in various categories such as light weight,flyweight and welterweight amongst others.The 42 year old has won twelve major world titles in a boxing career spanning over two decades.The diminutive boxer cum politician who stands at only 5 feet 6 inches(168 cm) is worth approximately USD 220 million according to Wikipedia.He was also the second highest paid athlete in the world in year 2015 according to Forbes magazine.
Naohisa Takato of Japan reacts after performing the winning move against Yeldos Smetov of Kazakhstan in Judo (Pictured Above) In the Olympics games latest updates, Japan have won their first gold medal as they host the 2020 Olympic games. Yakato Naohisa won the gold medal in judo on the first day followed by Yang Yung Wei of TPE Commonly known as Taiwan who won the silver medal and Yuldes Smetov of Kazhakstan win the bronze medal in the Mes Under 60 Kgs Judo competition.
Women's flyweight boxer Christine Ongare has lost her Olympics boxing medal campaign after losing to Filipino's Irish Magno in the round of 32. The Filipino boxer showed dominance in the three rounds and had the highest scores from the five judges. Irish won by an unanimous decision early Sunday 25th July 2021, with the scores as follows: 30-26, 30-27, 30-27, 30-27, 30-27
In Kenya, sporting activities are greatly enhanced including boxing. This is done by Kenyan government to create more Jobs to the youths. When it comes to boxing, many Kenyans are venturing into it although the end results are still not that high. However there are some notable Kenyans which have been performing well in this activity and have built name of Kenya name internationally.
Another Kenyan Boxer, Christine Ongare Eliminated From Tokyo Olympics, Ending Her Olympic Dream. Sunday, 25th July 2021, Nairobi Kenya. It's a disappointing false start to the team Kenya at the 2020 Tokyo olympics and this was after a second kenyan, a female called Christine Ongare was eliminated from the olympics by a Philippines boxer Irish Magno.
The Opening Ceremony for the Tokyo Olympic Games might be booked for Friday, yet the Games really start off Wednesday, and not in Tokyo, but rather Sapporo! Extraordinary Britain face Chile from 4.30pm nearby time (10.30am Kenyan time) in a ladies' football Group 'E' match at the Sapporo Dome.
Kenyan best female boxer of all time Congestina Achieng is currently 43 years and was born in Yala division, Siaya county in Nyanza region. In her life Congestina is known to be a lethal boxer, in fact she is greatly remembered by her undisputed habit in a boxing ring no wonder she was nicknamed 'Hands of Stone'.
Fans all over social media have gone to started the petition of the rematch of the game between Italy and England. They are. Claiming that the match was not officiated well. They went a head and say Italy deserves a red card after Joginho foul, but the referee only gave out the yellow card to the player.
Boxing Star Conor McGregor Suffers A Terrible Broken Leg That Separated Into 2 During A Match.(Photo
Boxing Star Conor McGregor Suffers A Terrible Broken Leg That Separated Into 2 During A Match. (Photos) It's an end of career to the boxing star and legend Conor McGregor after he suffered a terrible broken leg during a match against Dustin Porier and this was so serious as the replay videos showed Conor McGregor's led had fractured into two.
Boxing have some serious effects on the health of people who are involved in the sport. Most boxers sustain a traumatic brain injury during their career. When a boxer gets a direct blow to the head, he or she risk developing bone fractures and brain tissue damage.
The boxing sport is one of the world's most followed and loved sport.Since the days of Mohammed Ali,an American who is arguably the finest boxer in the sport's history with three heavy weight world championshipsthe sport has several other professional boxers who can lay claim to that title.Some of these elite boxers include